Providing Full Service Family Dentistry in Placerville

Placerville is a beautiful place to live! With clean air, a lovely climate and room to roam, it allows those who call it home a healthy place to enjoy life. The Placerville Dental Group wants to be part of your healthy lifestyle. Excellent health goes beyond the air we breathe, the food we eat and the activities we share in – complete health and happiness includes great dental care. A healthy mouth, teeth and gums will allow you to fully enjoy this wonderful community.

Contained on this site is your roadmap to healthy teeth and a bright, happy smile. Starting with the basics of standard preventive care and discussing topics such as implant dentistryTMJ treatment and cosmetic procedures, our aim is to answer your questions and ease your fears. We even offer free second opinions so that you can proceed with confidence on any recommended dental procedures.

Sleep Dentistry

Are there events you would rather just sleep through, like filing taxes, boring meetings, and dental visits? With sedation dentistry, our Placerville dentists can make your exam a snooze fest!

Dental Implants

If you’ve lost one or more teeth, our Placerville dentists know you want them back. Dental implants turn back the clock for your mouth. Chew, talk and smile with brand new teeth!


Crooked teeth meet their worst enemy in Invisalign! Without a wire or a bracket, Invisalign transforms your smile conveniently, with comfort and ease. Schedule a free consult today!

Pinhole Surgery

PST is a revolutionary method for treating receding gum lines. It entails no incisions, no sutures, minimal pain, quick recovery time and instant results! Find out if you’re a candidate today!

Your Placerville Invisalign Dentist

Invisalign orthodontics promise the benefits of straighter teeth without the need for unsightly and uncomfortable braces. Clear, removable plastic aligners gradually move your teeth into their proper positions, but you take them out for eating, cleaning and special occasions. Invisalign — all the advantages of orthodontics without the disadvantages of braces!

Our Latest Dental Articles

Drinking Your Teeth Yellow

Tooth whitening procedures are popular today, especially among those who just can’t seem to get that yellow to disappear. Surprisingly, nearly all the drinks we regularly enjoy already contain components that cause our teeth to stain. What are those components? Acids soften tooth enamel, allowing......

Plaque and Tartar: What’s the Difference?

Do They Really Matter? When discussing the subject of preventive maintenance for your mouth, two words rise above most others: plaque and tartar. Both can damage your teeth, even to the point where they end up falling out! But what are these substances? How can......

When the Tooth Comes Out

Losing your teeth when you’re a kid is expected — your baby teeth are replaced by permanent teeth. But what if you lose one of your permanent teeth? Are you supposed to spit it out and forget it like some action hero, or proudly show......

Are You at High Risk for Cavities?

Over 60% of children and adults in the United States deal with tooth decay and gum disease, and some individuals are more susceptible than others. So, how can you calculate your risk level? The Placerville Dental Group can help you determine that risk based on......

5 Things About Dental Floss

Flossing regularly is an important part of a good dental hygiene routine. When your brush can’t get the right leverage to remove the plaque and food particles hiding in tight spaces, floss slides right in and dislodges it. Then your brush, or a rinse of......

Fingernails and Oral Health

When storytellers want to depict nervousness or intensity, one of the classic options is a person biting their nails. When many of us are stressed, anxious, or bored, we look for ways to alleviate those feelings. Some people turn to biting their nails. We know......

Your Placerville Dentist

Dr. Barinder Cheema and Dr. James Mucci provide cosmetic dentistry, restoration dentistry, emergency dentistry, preventive dentistry, oral surgery, orthodontics, sedation dentistry, sleep apnea treatments, among other services within the city of Placerville.

699 Main Street
Placerville, CA 95667

Phone: (530) 295.8000